The Responsibilities: Volunteers will be assigned on a random basis to monitor meeting rooms and assist faculty and staff. You will be scheduled to work approximately four to five hours per day, during mornings, afternoons or possibly evenings. Please see the schedule in to make sure you can volunteer during those times. You must have open availability throughout the Main Conference (December 12th - 15th).
You will NOT be able to choose the workshops for which you are assigned; however, when not assigned, you may attend any sessions you prefer during the MAIN CONFERENCE ONLY. Remember: You will be able to claim credit toward a Certificate of Attendance stating your hours for all sessions worked and attended!
The Requirements: Undergrad students are not eligible to volunteer. Volunteers should be able to understand and communicate in English and have legible handwriting. Volunteers should also be able to communicate rules and regulations. Do not sign up if you are not comfortable confronting attendees. All other expenses related to the Conference including hotel accommodation, transportation, parking, meals, etc. are the responsibility of the volunteer. Please visit the hotel page for more information.
There will be a mandatory volunteer meeting on Wednesday, December 11th, at 7pm.
If you cannot commit to the requirements/responsibilities, you will not be able to volunteer, but you may sign up as an attendee.
The Cost: The cost of attending Erickson Congress 2019 as a volunteer is $35.00. You will be refunded $85 of the original deposit ($120) after you have successfully completed your volunteer duties as assigned. Refunds will be mailed to you 4-6 weeks after completion of the Congress.
All cancellations must be in writing and there will be a $50 administrative charge for each cancellation. Cancellations received that are NOT postmarked by Monday, November 11th, will NOT be eligible for a refund. You must notify the Foundation of any changes by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 602-956-6196.